Biker Cafés in the South East
There are some great venues where bikers gather regularly in the South East of England. Take a bike, ride out, grab a sandwich and a coffee and stay a while before continuing on your journey.
Loomies Moto Café – Alton Rd, West Meon, Hampshire
(GU32 1JX / 51.030248, -1.075832)
Located on the A32 at the junction with the A272 at West Meon in Hampshire. Loomies is open all day, 7 days a week with late night on Wednesday. Loomies is always busy and a great place to stop for a break & refreshment. There is a petrol station right next door.
Whiteways Café – Houghton, Arundel, West Sussex
(BN18 9FD /50.888413, -0.577308)
A popular pit stop for bikers from all around the South East, Whiteways is on the A29 just off the Bury Hill roundabout, outside Arundel in West Sussex. Open all day, every day, plus Summer evenings on Thursday-Saturday, with seating and benches set in parkland, the building itself comprises the café/shop with a serving window, the kitchen and the WCs . Under new management who are eager to bring out the best in the place, Whiteways is a great place to meet fellow motorcyclists and to stroll around eyeballing a lot of great machinery on a sunny day.
Rykas Café – Box Hill, Dorking, Surrey
(RH5 6BY / 51.255868, -0.322668)
Located below Box Hill on the A24 at Mickelham in Surrey. Rykas began life as a café in the late 1950s. Rykas is perhaps the busiest of all the biker cafés in the south east and regularly attracts a large crowd of motorcyclists. Rykas is open all day, every day, and Wednesday night is the newly planned Bike Night. Seating is both indoors and outdoors on the tree-lined lawn. Check Rykas website for details: www.rykas.co.uk.